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Battling Addiction

I have an addiction, one that I battle It’s not of drugs, alcohol, or even sex It’s one that I can surely say does rattle All my senses are quite annoyed and complex I deliver my thoughts completely through me And hone them in a spool of knowledge you see I keep my addiction active by thinking I write poems addictively creating
Entrant into Anne Currin's "Battling Addiction" contest 2/23/2013

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  1. Date: 3/10/2013 9:07:00 PM
    RUSSELL, :-) CONGRATULATIONS in Anne's "Battling Addiction" contest.. I think very highly of Miss Anne, take care~ LINDA

  1. Date: 3/9/2013 10:22:00 AM
    Russell, thank you so much for participating in my contest and belated congrats on your HM :) hugs!

  1. Date: 3/9/2013 6:00:00 AM
    Congratulations on your win Russell I think a lot of us have that addiction in common with you xx

  1. Date: 3/7/2013 9:18:00 PM
    We share your addiction! And, hope to meet you here at the top for therapy! Congratulations! RAY

  1. Date: 3/7/2013 7:56:00 PM
    Great poem Russell...:-)

  1. Date: 2/24/2013 12:44:00 PM
    It's the best addiction to have. Keeps your brain firing. No dementia will creep onto you. An exceptional poem. Well done Russell. Warm Smiles, Connie

  1. Date: 2/24/2013 6:27:00 AM
    The writing and thinking can become an addiction for sure..I have got where I am going around thinking outloud some..Should I go this way or that way with this work..Ha!!!Reads like a winner..Thanks for the honor of placing so high in your contest..Thanks for reading my work..Sara

  1. Date: 2/24/2013 2:08:00 AM
    yes ok mate the words do come to me an you, i think i have a panel of buggers tap dancing on me brain , till i let em explain, just jabbering typing through,

  1. Date: 2/23/2013 9:35:00 PM
    Its so true....I find myself talking in rhymes . Maybe I need to go take my organic pill of life! Haha.. thanks for everything russell

  1. Date: 2/23/2013 8:35:00 PM
    This is an addiction I share with you do so many of us on the Soup!! Such a clever and apt poem for the contest. Good luck!! PS........thank you so much for the honor in placing of your Pill Contest! I am in such wonderful company. Thanks very much!!